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Medico-Legal issues in Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery

  • 2 October 2020
  • St John’s Chambers, Bristol
  • 9:30 am - 4:45 pm
  • CPD accredited: 6 hours
  • £325.00 + VAT

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CARDIO-BRISTOL-Oct2020£325.00 + VAT

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Please note this event was due to take place on 6 May and has been rescheduled.


09.30 Registration
09.45 Chair’s Opening
Vanessa McKinlay, Barrister
Head of Clinical Negligence, St John’s Chambers
10.00 Cardiology Anatomy
History taking; anatomy; physiology; special tests (ECG, ECHO, Angiography etc); Treatments; Medication; Angioplasty; Surgery; Devices.
Dr Robert Greenbaum
Consultant Cardiologist, The Royal Free, London
10.45 Cardiology in General Practice
Including case study scenarios on heart attacks, heart failure, pacing.
Dr Jonathan Moore
GP Partner & Expert Witness
11.30 Diagnosis/Misdiagnosis of common cardiac complaints – Scenarios
Heart Attacks, heart failure, pacing
Dr Robert Greenbaum
Consultant Cardiologist, The Royal Free, London
12.10 Medico-Legal aspects of Vascular Surgery
Mr Daryll Baker
Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Royal Free London
12.45 Lunch
13.45 Consenting for cardiac treatment…followed by Panel Discussion
Paul Sankey
Partner, Enable Law
14.30 Medicolegal issues in Paediatric Cardiology
~ TBC ~
15.15 Refreshments
15.30 Case Studies/Scenarios
Aortic Dissection
Valve Surgery
Dr Robert Greenbaum
Consultant Cardiologist, The Royal Free, London
16.10 Claims and case law update
Marcus Coates-Walker, Barrister
St John’s Chambers
16.40 Close


This conference for clinical negligence lawyers will provide an insight into the medico-legal issues arising across the field of Cardiology.  Our clinicians will present details of good practice in diagnosis, management and surgery, as well as discussion of potential for complications.

We’re delighted to be hosted by the St John’s Chambers Clinical Negligence team for this event.

“Home to one of the preeminent clinical negligence teams in the region, with its members acting for both claimants and defendants across a wide range of complex cases. Key areas of work include delayed or mis-diagnoses, negligently performed surgery, and dental negligence.”
Legal 500 2020, Clinical Negligence

This is a great opportunity to meet and build relationships with your counterparts in the sector, whilst developing your own professional skills and knowledge.

Event Details

  • Friday 2 October 2020, 9.30am-4.30pm
  • CPD: 6 hours (APIL accreditation pending)
  • St John’s Chambers, Bristol
    Please contact info@inspiremedilaw.co.uk for group booking discounts and to inform us of any dietary requirements.
St John’s Chambers, Bristol
101 Victoria Street
Bristol, BS1 6PU United Kingdom
0117 923 4700

Arriving from the East or West on the M4 Leave the M4 at Junction 19 (M32). At the end of the M32 follow the signs for Temple Meads Railway Station on to Temple Way. At Temple Circus roundabout follow the signs for the city centre on to Victoria Street. 101 Victoria Street is situated on your left hand side directly opposite the Novotel.

Arriving from the North on the M5 Leave the M5 at Junction 15 (Almondsbury http://www.order-isotretinoin.com Interchange). Turn onto M4 towards London and exit at Junction 19 onto M32. Follow instructions for arriving on M4 above. Arriving from the South on the M5 Leave the M5 at Junction 18. At the junction follow signs for A4 Bristol. Take the A4 along the Portway and under the Clifton Suspension Bridge. At the Cumberland Basin system, follow the signs for city centre. At the end of Hotwells Road follow A4 onto Anchor Road (3rd Exit of roundabout) and along to the centre. Go around the centre and exit left into Baldwin Street. At the end of Baldwin Street turn right over Bristol Bridge and onto Victoria Street. 101 Victoria Street is situated on your right hand side opposite the Novotel.

Temple Meads Railway Station is a short walk. At the bottom of the ramp (main exit) cross the road to the central walkway and turn right. Cross over the main road (Redcliffe Way) and enter Victoria Street. 101 Victoria Street is about 100 yards up on the left hand side opposite the Novotel.

St John’s Chambers have a limited number of allocated parking spaces. Spaces are given on a first come, first served basis (with the exception of those with disabilities who will be given priority). Please contact reception on 0117 923 4700 to book.